Faith in Action
Every day, in a million ways, members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) are making the world a better place. In far reaches of the globe, and right here in our neighborhood, you’ll see that Lutherans aren’t folks who simply talk about their beliefs. We put them into action.
So make a meal to share. Have your opinion on government policy heard. Help a friend through their time of need. Here you’ll find stories that inspire and opportunities to get involved. Find out just how rewarding God’s work can be. Read more about ELCA members.
St. James is part of the wider Lutheran church called the ELCA. It was formed in 1988 by the merging of three North American Lutheran church bodies: The American Lutheran Church, the Association of Evangelical Lutheran Churches, and the Lutheran Church in America. Here are some interesting facts: